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Cockcroft, James D.

Overview
Works: 46 works in 289 publications in 4 languages and 9,994 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
Classifications: HC133, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James D Cockcroft
Intellectual precursors of the Mexican Revolution, 1900-1913 by James D Cockcroft( Book )

85 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward a people's art : the contemporary mural movement by Eva Sperling Cockcroft( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1977, this book remains a classic study of the community-based mural movement that produced hundreds of large-scale wall paintings in the U.S. and Canada. The authors provide a comprehensive discussion of the muralists, the murals' effects on the community, and the funding these works received."
Outlaws in the promised land : Mexican immigrant workers and America's future by James D Cockcroft( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico : class formation, capital accumulation, and the state by James D Cockcroft( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first part-the history of Mexico from precolonial times until 1940, combining material from archaeology, ethnohistory, and contemporary chronicles to fill out the picture of Mexican political and social orgnization before the Spanish and under their domination. Second part-treatment of modern Mexico
Dependence and underdevelopment: Latin America's political economy by James D Cockcroft( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diego Rivera by James D Cockcroft( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and times of the noted Mexican muralist, discussing his art and politics
Neighbors in turmoil : Latin America by James D Cockcroft( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latino visions : contemporary Chicano, Puerto Rican, and Cuban American artists by James D Cockcroft( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the evolution of Latino art in America through discussion of various artistic movements and important Latino artists
Plácido Domingo by Rebecca Stefoff( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of the Spanish opera singer who is also known in the world of popular music
Mexico's hope : an encounter with politics and history by James D Cockcroft( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonio López de Santa Anna by Steven O'Brien( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and times of the Mexican general and politician and his role in his country's politics and movement for independence
Latinos in the making of the United States by James D Cockcroft( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the contributions and achievements of the Hispanic Americans in the United States
Latinos in béisbol by James D Cockcroft( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the history and contributions of Latin American players in major league baseball, describing the obstacles, including racism, that they have had to face
Salvador Allende reader : Chile's voice of democracy by Salvador Allende Gossens( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On September 11, 1973, General Augusto Pinochet led a bloody coup against President Salvador Allende in Chile. Allende died in the Presidential Palace as it was attacked by Pinochet's army." "Controversy still surrounds the role of Washington and the CIA in the overthrow of the popularly elected government of Allende, a self-proclaimed Marxist. For decades Allende's name and the experience of the Popular Unity government was all but erased from history, not only in Chile but internationally." "This first-ever anthology, selected with an introduction by well-known historian James D. Cockcroft, presents Allende's voice and his vision of a more democratic, peaceful and just world to a new generation."--Jacket
Latin America : history, politics, and U.S. policy by James D Cockcroft( Book )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Substantially revised and retitled second edition of a thorough multidisciplinary textbook focusing on the elements of the subtitle. Authored by a pioneer of dependency theory. The first edition appeared in 1989"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
Daniel Ortega by James D Cockcroft( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in Chinese and English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the life and times of the leader of the Sandanista government in Nicaragua
The Hispanic struggle for social justice : the Hispanic experience in the Americas by James D Cockcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the history and current conditions of Hispanic Americans
Mexico's revolution then and now by James D Cockcroft( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the first predominantly anti-capitalist revolution in the world, Mexico's Revolution Then and Now is the perfect introductory text and one that will also sharpen the understanding of seasoned observers. Cockcroft provides readers with the historical context within which the revolution occurred; explains how the revolutionary process has played out over the past ten decades; tells us how the ideals of the revolution live on in the minds of Mexico's peasants and workers; and critically examines the contours of modern Mexican society, includ
Latinos in the struggle for equal education by James D Cockcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the struggle of Hispanic Americans to get an equal education, with an emphasis on New York City and the Southwest
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran by James D Cockcroft( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the Shah of Iran, his achievements and his downfall
 
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Alternative Names
Cockcroft, James D. (James Donald)

Cockcroft, James D. (James Donald), 1935-

Cockcroft, James Donald

Cockcroft, James Donald 1935-

Cockcroft, Jim 1935-

Languages
English (135)

Spanish (81)

Chinese (2)

French (2)

Covers
Diego RiveraLatino visions : contemporary Chicano, Puerto Rican, and Cuban American artistsPlácido DomingoMexico's hope : an encounter with politics and historyAntonio López de Santa AnnaLatinos in the making of the United StatesLatinos in béisbolSalvador Allende reader : Chile's voice of democracy